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IGNITE: Connecticut’s Coastal Crusader, saving the oceans one turtle at a time

Wednesday, April 28 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Ignite- Inspiring Girls in Technology Exploration

IGNITE = Inspiring Girls IN Technology Exploration

What will we be learning about this month?

Ever wonder who implements, oversees and enforces the state’s coastal management program? Have you ever heard of cold stunning in sea turtles?
Meet Katie Perzanowski, an Environmental Analyst with the State of Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP), where she focuses on Coastal enforcement and protecting CT’s tidal wetlands. In addition to her full time career, Katie also helps rehabilitate sick and/or injured marine mammals and turtles through volunteering with Mystic Aquarium’s Animal Rescue Program.

This program is Wed., April 28th, 4:00-5:00 PM for those who identify as girls, Grades 7-12.

Sign up for this program to get the Zoom link!

(kids and teens in Grades 5-12 can sign up for the 4:30-5:00 PM interview by going here)


Prior to the program, first time program attendees may receive a call to confirm registration information for safety issues. If we are unable to confirm information, you will not be let in the day of the program.

Registration will CLOSE 1 hour before the program. 

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Wednesday, April 28
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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AFPL Teen Programs
860 673 9712 x 239


Online (Zoom 2-Kids and Teens)
281 Country Club Rd
Avon, CT 06001
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